The Ball will take place on April 12
Scottish singer-songwriter, Nina Nesbitt, Manchester grime artist, Bugzy Malone, and, American DJ, Honey Dijon, are the first three acts announced to play Trinity Ball on April 12.
Speaking to Trinity News, TCDSU Ents Officer David Flood, who organises the Ball …
Student activists have criticised unions for disregarding grassroots campaigners
Relations between students’ unions around the country and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) are fraught over developments in campaigning against direct provision. The tensions follow a meeting of students’ union leaders in recent weeks to discuss a national, …
Beston received a minor strike by the EC today
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Presidential candidate Laura Beston has received a minor strike from the Electoral Commission (EC), the body that oversees SU elections.
As a result, Beston will be unable to launch her Facebook campaign page until …
The incident happened this evening in the RDS Simmonscourt venue
Over 1,000 students have been affected by an administrative error at an exam in the RDS Simmonscourt venue this evening. The incident is still ongoing, with a student present estimating that around 70% of students had re-entered the venue at …
The college debating society received €21,007 from the capitated body
The College Historical Society (the Hist) received the most funding out of all 126 societies that fall under the Central Societies Committee (CSC) last year. The debating society received €21,007, an increase from €18,872 in 2016/17.
The University Philosophical Society …
The accounts for each body were presented at a meeting of the Capitations Committee last week
Four of Trinity’s five capitated bodies recorded deficits in the 2017/18 academic year, Trinity News has learned. The figures emerged following a meeting of the Capitations Committee on November 22. The Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) was the only capitated body …
The comment came in Prendergast’s final “State of the College” address
Trinity is “under-ranked” compared to other universities, Provost Patrick Prendergast has said at an address to staff and students this afternoon. Prendergast has noted that this was his last “State of the College” address before his tenure ends in 2021.…
The motion was proposed by USI Vice President for the Dublin Region, Colm O’Halloran
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) has today passed a motion to boycott Aramark, the company that provides catering services in three direct provision centres in Ireland. The motion was proposed by USI Vice President for the Dublin Region …
The figure is up from a €15,000 deficit last year
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) has recorded a deficit of €70,622 in the financial year ending June 2018. This is over four times the deficit of the previous year, which stood at €14,837, and is the third consecutive year …
The initiative has raised over €750,000 since its foundation in 2002
Medicine students are out in force today as part of the annual Trinity Med Day. The aim of the initiative is to raise money for the Trinity Access Programme (TAP), as well as various underfunded hospital services in Ireland. Med …